Central Auditory Physiology Laboratory

POSTERS

Above: Kristine (left) and Kailyn (right) at the 2024 ARO MidWinter Meeting!
2024
McLellan, K., Lamptey, A., Mohan, S., Hong, H., & Sanchez, J.T. (2024). Neurotrophin Signaling Supports the Development of Neurons in the Avian Cochlear Nucleus. Society for Neuroscience Conference #SU98. Selected for Poster Blitz Competiton. PDF
McFarlane, K.A. & Sanchez, J.T. (2024). Investigating Contributions of Temporal Processing on Speech-In-Noise Understanding in Middle-Aged Adults. Society for Neuroscience Conference #SU201. Selected for Poster Blitz Competition. PDF
2023
McLellan, K., Hong, H., Lamptey, A., & Sanchez, J.T. (2023). Exogenous BDNF Application Alters Ionic Currents in a Spatiotemporal Manner in the Avian Auditory Brainstem. Society for Neuroscience Conference. PDF
McFarlane, K.A., Ramos, I.M., Niemann, J., & Sanchez, J.T. (2023). Relating Speech-in-Noise Tests with Different Sensory Demands to a Proxy of Cochlear Synaptopathy. The American Academy of Audiology Conference. PDF
Ortiz-Baca, P., McLellan, K., & Sanchez, J.T. (2023). Tonotopic Regions Have Specialized Potassium Channel Properties in the Avian Cochlear Nucleus. Northwestern University Audiology Research Day. PDF
McFarlane, K.A. & Sanchez, J.T. (2023). Temporal Fine Structure Encoding in Middle-Aged Adults: Preliminary Data. American Auditory Society. PDF
McFarlane, K.A. & Sanchez, J.T. (2023). Optimization of Recording Parameters for Enhanced Visualization of Early Auditory Evoked Potentials. Association for Research in Otolaryngology MidWinter Meeting. Poster #SU23. PDF
McLellan, K., Ortiz Baca, P., & Sanchez, J.T. (2023). Specialized Potassium Channel Properties Define the Tonotopic Gradient in the Avian Cochlear Nucleus. Association for Research in Otolaryngology MidWinter Meeting. Poster #SA58. PDF
Ordiway, G. & Sanchez, J.T. (2023). Development of Precocious Avian Hearing: Frequency Specificity and Cross-Species Comparison. Association for Research in Otolaryngology MidWinter Meeting. Poster #TU59. PDF
2022
McFarlane, K.A., Kidwell, E., Herb, I., Nguyen, M., & Sanchez, J.T. (2022). Electrocochleography: Does montage matter? American Academy of Audiology. PP509. PDF
McFarlane, K.A. & Sanchez, J.T. (2022). Neurodiagnostic ABR methods: Merging theory with clinical application. American Academy of Audiology. PP503. PDF
McLellan, K., Ordiway, G., & Sanchez, J.T. (2022). The Unique Developmental Differentiation in Ultra-Low Frequency Nucleus Magnocellularis. Association for Research in Otolaryngology MidWinter Meeting. Poster #Tu42. PDF
Ordiway, G., McDonnell, M., & Sanchez, J.T. (2022). The Auditory Brainstem Response in Hatchling Chicken. Association for Research in Otolaryngology MidWinter Meeting. Poster #SA44. PDF
Ordiway, G. & Sanchez, J.T. (2022). Development of Precocious Avian Hearing: Frequency Specificity and Cross-Species Comparison. Gordon Research Conference: Neural Mechanisms of Acoustic Communication. PDF
Szatkowski, G., Kosh, G., Engelke, K., Nguyen, M., & Sanchez, J.T. (2022). Comparison of commercially available auditory brainstem response stimuli and threshold intensity levels. American Academy of Audiology. PP506. PDF
2021
Sriram, S., Ordiway, G., & Sanchez, J.T. (2021). Spontaneous auditory neuron activity. Undergraduate Research & Arts Exposition. Northwestern University Office of Undergraduate Research. Asynchronous Poster #76. PDF
2020
McFarlane, K.A., Welles, R., Bhat, A., Drenthe, C., Novak, L., Glavin, C.S.C., & Sanchez, J.T. (2020). Normal Audiogram but Difficulty Understanding Speech in Noise. Amer. Acad. Aud. Poster #PP1605. PDF
Takahashi, M. & Sanchez, J.T. (2020). The Electrophysiological Effects of Neurotrophins on the Central Auditory System. Amer. Aud. Soc. Poster #4. PDF
McFarlane, K.A., Glavin, C.S.C, Welles, R., Bhat, A., Drenthe, C., Novak, L., & Sanchez, J.T. (2020). Building a Test Battery to Validate Speech in Noise Complaints. Amer. Aud. Soc. Poster #82. PDF
Ordiway, G. & Sanchez, J.T. (2020). Spontaneous action potential activity in ultra-low frequency nucleus magnocellularis is HCN channel dependent. Assoc. Res Otolaryngol. Abstract #30. Travel award recipient. PDF
2019
Hong, H., Takahashi, M., & Sanchez, J.T. (2019). Neurotrophic factors regulate functional properties in the developing auditory brainstem. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #859. PDF.
2018
Hong, H. & Sanchez, J.T. (2018). Bidirectional effect of brain-derived neurotrophic factor on the development of functional properties in the auditory brainstem. Gordon Research Conference: Auditory System.  PDF
Cohen, A.L. & Sanchez, J.T. (2018). Auditory midbrain contribution to the pathophysiology of self-perceived speech in noise problems. Amer. Aud. Soc. Abstract Code: Poster #6. PDF
Kelly, L.O., Brockner, A.E., Novak, L.S., & Sanchez, J.T. (2018). Measures to validate speech in noise complaints in young, normal hearing individuals. Amer. Aud. Soc. Abstract Code: Poster #96. PDF
Hong, H., Lu, T., Wang, X., Wang, Y., & Sanchez, J.T. (2018). Resurgent sodium current promotes action potential firing in the avian auditory brainstem. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #335. PDF
2017
Phillips, M.C., Manning, M., Byskosh, N., & Sanchez J.T. (2017). Clinical procedures to identify hidden hearing loss in humans. Amer. Aud. Soc. Abstract Code: AO03, Poster #17. Mentored Student Research Poster Award. PDF
Lu, T. & Sanchez, J.T. (2017). Subunit composition of glutamate receptors in developing avian cochlear nucleus magnocellularis. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #517 PDF
Wang, X., Hong, H., Brown, D., Sanchez, J.T., and Wang, Y. (2017). Distinct neural mechanism for low frequency processing in the chicken nucleus magnocellularis. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #511 PDF
2016
Hong, H., Wang, X., Wang, Y. and Sanchez, J.T. (2016). Distinct intrinsic properties of auditory neurons in the very low frequency region of the avian cochlear nucleus magnocellularis. Gordon Research Conference: Auditory System. PDF
Lu, T., Wade, K., and Sanchez, J.T. (2016). Mechanisms underlying frequency-firing patterns of the avian cochlear nucleus magnocellularis: A computational model. Gordon Research Conference: Auditory System. PDF
Parker, J. P., Keesling, D., Phelan, J., and Sanchez, J.T. (2016). Is chirp superior? A comparison of commercially available ABR stimuli at a neurodiagnostic level. Amer. Acad. Aud. PP409. PDF
Hong, H., Rollman, L., Feinstein, B., and Sanchez, J.T. (2016). Maturation of voltage-gate sodium channel properties in the avian cochlear nucleus magnocellularis. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #751. Travel funding awarded. 1 of 20 selected to participate in the Poster Blitz competition. PDF
2015
Hong, H., Rollman, L., Feinstien, B., Sanchez, J.T., (2015). Development of fast and reliable intrinsic excitability in auditory brainstem neurons. Soc. Neurosci. Program No. 121.01 PDF
Rollman, L., Hong, H., Sanchez, J.T., (2015). Developmental regulation of frequency firing patterns in the cochlear nucleus. Amer. Acad. Aud. PP508 PDF
Hong, H., Rollman, L., Sanchez, J.T., (2015). High-voltage activated potassium channels regulate action potential time-coding properties in the developing avian cochlear nucleus. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #544 PDF
2014
Quinones, K., LaBelle, S., Ritz, M., Sanchez, J.T., (2014). Mechanisms underlying short-term synaptic plasticity in the auditory brainstem. Amer. Acad. Aud. PP1230. James Jerger Award for Excellence in Student Research PDF
 
Hong, H., Xu, L., Pierre, D., Sanchez, J.T., (2014). Voltage-dependent potassium conductances shape action potential properties around hearing onset. Amer. Aud. Soc. Abstract Code: ELECT10, Poster #65. Mentored Student Research Poster Award PDF
 
Sanchez, J.T., Ghelani, S., Speedy, S., Otto-Meyer, S., (2014). Glutamate transporters differentially shape synaptic responses in the developing auditory brainstem. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #689 PDF
2001-2013
Sanchez, J.T., (2013) Developmental mechanisms of auditory neural excitability. NIH/NINDS Symposium, Broadening the Representation of Academic Investigators in NeuroScience (BRAINS) PDF
Sanchez, J.T., Seidl, A.H., Rubel, E.W., Barria, A., (2012). NMDA-type glutamate receptors control neuronal excitability in early developing binaural auditory neurons. Soc. Neurosci. Program No. 36.01 PDF
 
Seidl, A., Sanchez, J.T., Barria, A., Rubel, E.W., (2012). Systematic variations of conduction velocity to optimize coincidence detection. Gordon Research Conference: Auditory System
Sanchez, J.T., Seidl, A., Rubel, E.W., and Barria, A. (2011). Functional role of NMDA-Rs in developing binaural auditory neurons. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #694
Sanchez, J.T., Wang, Y., Rubel, E.W., and Barria, A. (2010). Glutamate receptor development in binaural auditory neurons. Gordon Research Conference: Auditory System
Sanchez, J.T., Wang, Y., Rubel, E.W., and Barria, A. (2009). Development of AMPA-R-mediated synaptic transmission in avian binaural auditory neurons. Soc. Neurosci. Program No. 259.4
 
Sanchez, J.T., Rubel, E.W., and Barria, A. (2009). Developmental profile of ionotropic glutamate receptors in nucleus laminaris of the chick brainstem. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #893
Sanchez, J.T., and Sivaramakrishnan, S. (2008). Local circuits shape rate-level functions in the inferior colliculus. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #330
 
Sanchez, J.T., and Sivaramakrishnan, S. (2007). Gain control by local circuits in the inferior colliculus. Soc. Neurosci. Program No. 504.17
 
Sanchez, J.T., Gans, D., and Wenstrup, J.J. (2006). Spectral integration in the mustached bat’s inferior colliculus is mediated by glycinergic inputs. Soc. Neurosci. Program No. 543
 
Sanchez, J.T., Gans, D., and Wenstrup, J.J. (2006). Dominant role of inhibitory inputs in combination sensitive facilitation: comparison of glycinergic and glutamatergic neurotransmission. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #249
 
Sanchez, J.T., Gans, D., and Wenstrup, J.J. (2005). Roles of AMPA and NMDA mediated excitation on temporal response properties of inferior colliculus neurons. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. Abstract #234
 
Sanchez, J.T., Gans, D., and Wenstrup, J.J. (2005). Effects of glutamatergic receptor antagonist on inferior colliculus neurons. Am. Acad. Audiol. Abstract #PP606
 
Sanchez, J.T., Gans, D., and Wenstrup, J.J. (2004). Differential roles of ionotropic glutamate receptors on temporal response properties of inferior colliculus neurons. Soc. Neurosci. Program No. 952.4
 
Sanchez, J.T., Carlson, L., and Gans, D. (2004). The effects of multiple noise reduction techniques on the auditory evoked middle latency response. Am. Acad. Audiol. Abstract #PP421
 
Sanchez, J.T., and Gans, D. (2003). Auditory brainstem response analysis using multiple noise reduction techniques. Am. Acad. Audiol. Abstract #PP412
 
Newman, C., Sandridge, S.A., Sanchez, J.T., and Maroun, C. (2001). Patient & dispenser satisfaction with digital signal processing hearing aids. Am. Acad. Audiol. Abstract #P169